Job Details
  • Reference372983A_1620176684
  • LocationNewcastle, New South Wales
  • SalaryAU$50 - AU$60 per hour + super
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted6 days ago
  • ConsultantCherry Connew

Centrally located in Newcastle, this is an opportunity to join a fast-paced, committed, successful communications team for a five week period to provide annual leave coverage.

The Role
Working as a Communications Advisor, and reporting to the Communications Manager, you will be part of a team providing strategic relations and communication services to internal and external clients across a broad range of stakeholders and geographic area.
Delivering sound advice, strategy, planning and implementation on various communication matters is core to the role.

Key Accountabilities

  • Create holistic communication strategies for various strategic projects across the market.
  • Analyse often complex and technical information to prepare strategic relations materials, including media responses, senior manager correspondence and government advice.
  • Prepare content for digital communication channels including social media, Intranet and web.
  • Engage with media to protect and further the brand's reputation, including by proposing media strategies, preparing materials, facilitating interviews and creating supporting video packages.
  • Evaluate the success of communication strategies and campaigns, reporting back to the Communication Manager.

About You
The role requires outstanding communications and engagements skills, as the position brings with it a set of challenges with an extensive matrix of stakeholders.

You will have:

  • Proven capability and experience in communications strategy, specifically issues management.
  • Demonstrated high-level written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills, including the ability to translate complex issues into simple messages, negotiate and resolve issues.
  • Ability to work to tight and competing deadlines.
  • The ability to work with autonomy with the ability to think strategically and providing considered approach to various challenges.

What's on offer?

  • Immediate start
  • 5 week temp assignment
  • Economically priced parking available
  • Exposure to high profile projects
  • Supportive/ inclusive team

To apply, please click on the below link. For a confidential discussion, please contact Cherry Connew on 02 4978 7705.